Bharti Airtel Dividend yield




   INR/share 
 Price  806.10
 Dividend  2.98
 Earnings  21.10
 Cash-flow  76.05
 Book value  120.31
 Equity  112.83

Bharti Airtel is part of Mobile Telecommunications business, which is part of Telecommunications industry. Bharti Airtel is a company from India, and his stocks are publicly traded.

Bharti Airtel paid a total dividend of 16,572 million INR last year, for a market value of 4,482,722 millions (Market Cap 1,863,971 millions). Dividend per share of Bharti Airtel is 2.98 INR, and his stock market price 806.10 INR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, Bharti Airtel has a dividend yield of 0.37%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from India. It is also lower than average of Telecommunications industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare Bharti Airtel dividend yield with other Mobile Telecommunications companies or firms from India.

Dividend yield of Bharti  Airtel

Bharti Airtel Dividend Payout

About the ability of Bharti Airtel to maintain his current dividend of INR 2.98 per share, an amount that accounts for 0.37%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). Bharti Airtel payout on ernings is currently 14.12%, which is lower than the market average and companies of Telecommunications industry, which are 41.22% and 48.17% respectively. Both figures lead us to believe that there is confidence that Bharti Airtelcan maintain his current dividend.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of Bharti Airtel is INR 76.05 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of INR 2.98, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of Bharti Airtel, compared againt world market average, India companies, Telecommunications industry and Mobile Telecommunications sector companies.

Bharti  Airtel payout

Bharti Airtel Dividend History

Year Yield  INR  Paypout  Shares* 
Present0.37%2.9814.12%5,561
20210.00%0.000.00%5,489
20200.39%1.99-4.26%5,456
20190.85%3.8728.77%5,131
20181.60%5.0028.31%3,997
20170.19%1.014.33%3,997
20160.42%1.365.78%3,997
20150.66%2.2111.30%3,997

*In millions

Bharti Airtel Stock performance

Finally, last moth Bharti Airtel showed a return of -5.00% compared to a worldwide -2.30% average, and a -2.41% of Telecommunications firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 17.90% versus a worldwide performance of a -5.85%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for India and Mobile Telecommunications firms.

Bharti  Airtel stock and market return